The latest Nintendo Direct showcased quite a few new games, many of which are sure to excite single players.
Lucas Pope’s follow-up to Papers, Please, Return of the Obra Dinn, will be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The game first released on PC in 2018.
Little Town Hero, an RPG by Pokemon developer, Game Freak, will launch on October 16. The game features music by Undertale creator, Toby Fox.
Banjo and Kazooie, the third DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros Ultimate, releases today. Terry Bogard from Fatal Fury was announced as the fourth DLC character, set to arrive in November 2019. However, Nintendo has confirmed that more DLC characters are in development.
The Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem crossover, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, which released back in 2016 on the Wii U, is receiving a port to the Switch. The rerelease is titled Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore and will include a new song, as well as new scenarios.
Two new Pokémon were revealed for the upcoming Pokémon Sword and Shield too. Polteageist is a ghost-type creature made of tea, while Cramorant is a water-flying type. Also detailed was the new Pokémon Camp feature, where trainers can play with and feed their Pokémon.
Deadly Premonition 2 was announced, and the original game will be coming to Switch today as Deadly Premonition Origins.
Pete Hines from Bethesda also announced that Doom 64 will be arriving on November 22, the same day as Doom Eternal.
Divinity Original Sin 2: Definitive Edition arrives on Switch today and features cross-save functionality with Steam.
The single-player portion of Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast, will release on September 24.
Assassin’s Creed: Rebel Collection will include Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag and Assassin’s Creed: Rogue. Both games will include all past DLC and feature motion and touch controls. The package will launch on December 6.
SNES games will be coming to Nintendo Switch Online. The service includes games such as F-Zer0, Super Metroid, and Super Mario Kart.
Last but not least, a remaster of Monolith Soft’s Xenoblade Chronicles will release for the Switch in 2020. The remaster is titled Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition.